Software Controls Engineer

Location Wetherby
Job Type Contract
Salary £40 - 45 per hour
Contact Luke Corr
Call 07795 452 175
Reference 12095151LC

Software Controls (Rockwell) Engineer – West Yorkshire

3-month contract (likely extension) / Outside IR35

Rate 40.00p/h - £45p/h DOE

Automation machinery / Rockwell Allen Bradley / Unified HMI

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a key client based in Yorkshire, who are a global leading automation machinery manufacturer. They operate in the design, manufacture and installation of special purpose automated machinery & robotics into fast paced FMCG, medical and green energy industries. Due to continued projects and investment, they are looking for experienced Software Controls Engineer to join their team on an interim basis. Initially this contract/project is for 3 months with a likely extension.

For this position, you will require to conduct the following daily duties:

v  Responsible for supporting a major service project, development/updating of code on existing machinery

v  Conducting upgrades and design reviews & documentation traceability on a key Allen Bradley Rockwell project

v  Developing new modules, code and updating design documents

v  Development of new features through the development of code and documentation to reflect

v  Low level interface conducting the whole process from scratch

v  Utilising some blocks from existing library and standard platforms

v  Working on technical automation and robotics, servo-driven applications, and motion control etc.

v  Site installation and commission, SATs, customer interface

The successful person will need to have the following attributes:

v  Experienced on Rockwell Allen Bradley, experience across several interfaces, Unified HMI etc

v  Proven track record of software design reviews, traceability, and documentation

v  Familiarity with fast paced servo-driven automation/robotics

v  HNC/HND/Degree level electrical/software/systems Engineering or similar ideally

v  Work from the company office primarily, and prepared to travel to customer site for upgrades on existing machinery for up to 2 weeks (UK based)

The benefits of this position:

v  Highly project-based automation & Special Purpose machinery engineering environment

v  Responsible role to see-through full-service upgrade project

v  High end global technology organisation

v  Travel UK wide required to commission

v  Outside IR35 project/contract

I am looking to speak to talented Software Controls Engineers with Allen Bradley Rockwell experience, who are looking for a rewarding and highly challenging position. For more information, please contact Luke Corr, Principal Consultant at ATA Recruitment.

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